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Smokebox Numberplate 6827. Ex GWR 'Grange Class' 4-6-0 locomotive built Swindon February 1937 and allocated new to Truro. Spent time at Canton and after 1948, a long time at St Philip's Marsh, Stourbridge Junction in 1962 and eventually Oxley in 1964. Cut up at Bird's Long Marston in September 1965.Totally ex loco condition retaining original bolts, washers and nuts. Recently found in a barn clearance and, along with some other prestigious plates, was lifted into a JCB bucket destined for a skip before someone realised that perhaps that shouldn't happen.

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Auction: November 2014 , Lot: 295
Sold for: £1,150
Smokebox Numberplate 6827. Ex GWR 'Grange Class'